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We Love Geeky Girls

October 5, 2010    |    By +
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We Love Geeky Girls

Hacker, Nerd, Geek, they go by many names, 2010 is officially the year of the Geek.  Since the release of the Swedish novels and movie, Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Millennium series, the hacker heroine Lisbeth Salander has taken America by storm. But Lisbeth has come from a long line of geeks in... Read more »


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Backpacks are Back for School

August 24, 2010    |    By +
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Backpacks are Back for School

Backpacks have always gone through their ups and downs.  The trendy messenger bag  overtook it and then the tote, but after years of awkwardly carrying heavy loads on one shoulder, students everywhere are ready to upgrade their level of ergonomic comfort with a stylish backpack this fall.  For any teen heading back to school,... Read more »


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An Instant Cold Treat

August 24, 2010    |    By +
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An Instant Cold Treat

There’s nothing more satisfying on a hot summer day than an ice cold popsicle. It’s one of those things I loved as a kid and never grew out of. But now that my palette is a little more sophisticated, that fake cherry flavor isn’t going to cut it anymore. That’s why I’m taking things... Read more »


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Light My Fire

August 20, 2010    |    By +
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Light My Fire

Love is in the air. It has to be with so many people I know getting engaged. While engagement gifts are not a requirement, they do make a thoughtful gesture, especially if you’re close to the couple or can’t make the ceremony itself. This is a great opportunity to surprise them with something unique... Read more »


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Prep School Style

August 19, 2010    |    By +
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Prep School Style

The only thing I really miss about being in school, is Back to School  shopping. Who doesn’t get excited about a fresh wardrobe update for fall? With tons of trends out there, sometimes it’s nice to stick to the classics. Over the next few weeks we’ll be highlighting our favorite teen trends for fall.... Read more »


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Kathryn D.W.
Kathryn Drury Wagner is the senior manager of content at Gifts.com. She was formerly the executive editor at Honolulu Magazine, and is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Shopping on Oahu. Her career has included staff positions at Country Living Gardener and Power & Motoryacht. Her latest book is "Hawaii's Strangest, Ickiest, Wildest Book Ever!"

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Gwen is the Editorial Curator at Gifts.com. In addition to writing blogs, she creates gift guides, curates the site, and produces content for our social media channels. As a freelance writer, she created blogs on fashion, art, travel, health and lifestyle. A talented jewelry designer, she's also a yogi and a hospital volunteer with her therapy dog, Lilo, a Pomeranian.